Translation: May 1st.
Old waver of victory banners,
faithful signalman of all the poor,
locksmith of the fiery keys
world-wide doors of the commune,
a grandfather of freedom, forever young,
a forger of battle-ready swords.
Poster Number: PP 722
Artist: Kogout, Nikolai Nikolaevich — Когоут, Николай Николаевич
Poster Notes: Top of poster: RSFSR Workers of the world, unite!; Text by Sergei Gorodetskii (1884-1967) a Russian poet.
Media Size: 27.5x20.5
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: Moskust Lithography
Printer Notes: Moskust (Moskovskogo kusta kombinirovannykh predpriyatii) was a joint-stock company organized at the beginning of the New Economic Policy (NEP) era. It created a clustering of local industries in the Moscow region that were subordinate to the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic (R.V.S.R.).
Publisher: Publisher not indicated
Publishing Date: c.1919
Technical Information on Poster: RVTs 1161. (Passed by Military Censor), VVRS (Supreme Military Editorial Board) No. 540.
Print Run: 10,000
Catalog Notes: PP 722 Events b